The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau isn’t yet 3 years old, but it’s already every bit as entrenched as the National Security Agency in snooping through the personal data of millions of unwitting Americans.
A study of the Barack Obama Administration’s recently released regulatory agenda for the coming year reveals that the President’s rule-making agenda could cost upward of $130 billion in compliance and implementation costs.
A decorated war veteran learned during a trip in California earlier this year that the sacrifices he has made for his Nation mean nothing to government employees instructed to view every citizen as a terror threat.
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GOP leaders in the House of Representatives are calling on President Barack Obama to grant the American people the same one-year reprieve from mandatory state-managed health care that the White House recently announced it would be granting to businesses. House Republican Leader Eric Cantor said he “never thought I’d see the day when the White House; […]
In anticipation of a forthcoming verdict in the George Zimmerman trial, officials with the Broward County Sherriff’s Department and the Sanford Police Department in Florida are working to avert possible violence stemming from racially-charged tension. The Broward Sheriff’s Office issued a press release and an accompanying public service announcement via video in a bid to […]
The Illinois House of Representatives has blocked Democratic Governor Pat Quinn’s attempt at effectively vetoing a bill providing for the issuing of concealed carry permits, making the State the last in the U.S. to allow its residents to concealed carry a loaded firearm. The override came on the last day of a court-mandated timeline to […]
We don’t need that old fashioned Bill of Rights anymore. Would you support President Barack Obama in repealing the Bill of Rights? That’s what controversial author and activist Mark Dice asked California beachgoers as he tried to collect signatures on a petition to repeal the Bill of Rights in a recently released “man on the […]
Here is a collection of some of the stories making the Internet rounds this morning. Click the links for the full stories.
Egypt is in disarray as the Barack Obama-backed Muslim Brotherhood government is being pushed from power by the nation’s military. The uprisings, according to many foreign policy experts, are yet another example of how dangerous American meddling in Mideast affairs is to any measure of true democracy.